The Air Traveler's Handbook: The Complete Guide to Air Travel, Airplanes and Airports

The Air Traveler's Handbook: The Complete Guide to Air Travel, Airplanes and Airports

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1978. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Item #2320304
ISBN: 0671243934

Ink name, ink stamp and pencil note on rear wrapper recto.

240 pp. CONTENTS: Rotate; Flight Planning; Predicting the Weather; The Control Tower; Runways; Ground Control; Air Traffic Control; The Rules and Regulations of Air Travel; Takeoff; Flight; Aircraft Design; Aircraft Structure; Propellers/Piston Engines and Turbojets; Turboprops/Turbofans; Supersonic Aircraft; Rotorcraft; Hovercraft/Seaplanes, Skiplanes and Flying Boats; The Flight Deck; The Control Panel; The Autopilot; Aerial Navigation; Aircraft Systems; Cabin Layout; Cabin Comfort; Emergencies; Skyscape; Holding Patterns; Landing; Runway Lighting; Automatic Landing; After Touchdown; Aircraft Spotter's Guide; Airports; Anatomy of an Airport; Airport Architecture; Anatomy of an Air Terminal; Airport Passenger Flow; Fliers' Guide; Health Hints for Fliers; Fighting the Fear of Flying; Air Cargo; Maintenance and Servicing; Airport Vehicles; Airport Fire Services; Keeping Runways Clean; Airport Medical Services; Airport Security; Economics of Air Travel; The Flight Crew; The Cabin Crew/Airport Personnel; Painting an Aircraft; Airline Insignia; Airports of the World: Gazetteer; Glossary of Terms; Acknowledgements.

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